The constitution by which Bupa is governed.
The objects for which the Company is established are:
(A) to prevent, relieve and cure sickness and ill-health of every kind (including physical injuries), to promote health in any way and to engage in activities within or related to the fields of health, care, health and health-related insurance and related financial protection, medicine, nursing or dentistry and in particular (but without derogating from the generality of the foregoing) to raise, establish maintain and administer a fund (the "Provident Fund") for wholly or partially defraying the cost of medical, surgical and other like remedial, exploratory or preventive treatment of and services to contributors to the Association and their dependants and others and the expenses ancillary or incidental to any such treatment or services; and
(B) to establish a scheme or schemes to pay cash benefits, benefits in kind and other gratuities or allowances, to any person or to the dependants of any person, who has contributed or subscribed to any such scheme and who is or has been disabled, sick, or suffering from ill-health of any kind (including physical injury).
You can view Bupa's Articles of Association (pdf, 270KB).